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This new study from the Equality of Opportunity Project takes an intergenerational perspective on racial disparities, focusing on dynamics of income across generations Census data linking parents and children covering nearly the entire U.S. population from 1989-2015. While most prior work has studied racial disparities within a single generation, this intergenerational approach sheds light on which disparities will persist in the long run and helps to identify the factors that drive persistent gaps. Among the various findings, the study found a significant gap in economic mobility between black and white children, driven entirely by differences in men’s outcomes.